article thumbnail

Book Review: Ruined by Design by Mike Monteiro

Terra Infirma

The holocaust is obviously an extreme case, but ‘Ruined by Design’ by web/UX designer Mike Monteiro makes the case that far too many of us designers/engineers leave our ethics at home when we rock up to work. He sets out a code of ethics which blows away the whole “just doing my job/following orders” cop-out.

Ethics 45
article thumbnail

Ed Miliband: 'Green is not just the ethical choice, it is the economic choice'

Business Green

Ed Miliband last night promised that a Labour government would provide long-term certainty to businesses through the delivery of an ambitious new climate policy framework, as he hailed the net zero transition as "not just the ethical choice; it is the economic choice as well". So you haven't heard the last of me yet, God willing.".

Ethics 96
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

Final keynote speaker announced for Europump annual meeting in May

Envirotec Magazine

Then, on the morning of Friday 24th May, Daniel Godinho, Sustainability and Corporate Affairs Director, WEG, in tandem with Martin Brand, Engineering Director, WEG, will offer a fascinating talk on the ethical, ecological, and commercial benefits of sustainability.

IoT 148
article thumbnail

Sustainable Office Gifts: A Guide For Green Holiday Shopping

Green Business Bureau

Gifting your work bestie a second hand copy of your favorite book or a book on a topic that they adore makes for a truly thoughtful gift. If they say they have too many books (which is bookworm lie #1 by the way), then opt for the e-book version instead. Find endless DIY bookmark ideas on Pinterest. But remember!

article thumbnail

Will economics drive a paradigm shift in ballast water management?

Envirotec Magazine

It requires every vessel over 400gt to have onboard an approved ballast water management plan, a ballast water record book and an International Ballast Water Management Certificate.

Pollution 250
article thumbnail

The CSR Pyramid: Economic, Legal, Ethical, And Philanthropic Responsibility

Green Business Bureau

This model gives the structure organizations need to meet the economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic demands of Business. . To meet the demands of the modern, ethical economy , Carroll’s CSR pyramid needs updating. The CSR pyramid: Economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic responsibility . Importance rating: 3.5 .

Ethics 148
article thumbnail

The CSR Pyramid: Economic, Legal, Ethical, And Philanthropic Responsibility

Green Business Bureau

This model gives the structure organizations need to meet the economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic demands of Business. . To meet the demands of the modern, ethical economy , Carroll’s CSR pyramid needs updating. The CSR pyramid: Economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic responsibility .

Ethics 148